Is there an official abbreviation for capsule? Had a patient who I wanted to Rx oral Azithro, so used the ‘tab Azi.. PO etc, but the pharmacists declined it as was only available as capsules (no call to me, no offer to the patient, just NO). I could not findone, so re-wrote the Rx as … Continue reading "Abbreviations"
Evening, A friend has just sent me this pic of their son. 5 weeks onset, some discomfort and now taking some flak at school. GP was unable to help or advise. I am thinking pyogenic granuloma, and referral to paed. dermotologist. Thoughts? Would any of the guys from Kent treat or be able to recommend … Continue reading "Pyogenic Granuloma? Treatment? Referral to?"
Not sure if this is appropriate, but I thought if anyone would know, you guys would. Does anyone have any leads on A-scan measuring devices. Happy to consider second hand. Looking at it for Axial length measurements in kids….
Anybody considered having this compounded for myopia control? Would you be comfortable doing this? The data looks pretty solid, but just not available here and I would be pretty happy to do it. Just looking for thoughts.
Any of you fine ladies or gentlemen work near/around Kensington? A colleague of mine from Canada has a patient coming to study here and she has a history of recurrent uveitis. He is looking for someone manage her whilst here, so would need to be comfortable managing. Please let me know if you know someone. … Continue reading "Referral – around Kensington, London area"
So an area in which I work is introducing MECS and I thought I have IP, shouldn’t need to do anything, beyond some Safeguarding CE. WRONG!!! I have now got to complete a WOPEC OSCE, because my IP, DipGlauc, OD, WOPEC referral refinement isn’t enough. So, what’s the point? Pencil pushers. I apologise, just needed … Continue reading "What’s the point…just a rant."
On completing my IP/GOC retention there is now a prompt about a written log. How are people doing this? Are they? In private practice to too much of an issue, but glaucoma clinic with 25patients, it is a little annoying to have to make a log? Just curious what you guys are doing, especially the … Continue reading "IP LOGS"
Does anyone have any experience setting up a minor procedures room or know where to get some information on doing it? Looking at options. Merci
Saw this today on an asymptomatic, healthy (no know health concerns), Indian male of 38yo. No POH/FOH. Any suggestions? https://www.dropbox.com/s/sqmp2r5nomgftbh/LE%20Optomap.jpg?dl=0 https://www.dropbox.com/s/te2uzcqr7i3hnmk/OCT.jpg?dl=0 These are the Optomap and OCT images I did.
Is anyone going to the Academy meeting next week, if so have you tried to CET approval? I tried the last time and it was rejected, not sure if it is worth the hassle again.